Dance and Romance

Come and put a spring in your step before the snows melt! On February 11th, 2006, the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands will be hosting the Dance and Romance Ball at the Pitt Student Union Ballroom (3959 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260) from 2pm to 10pm.

Dance lessons will take place earlier in the afternoon, and a courtly ball will be held in the evening. Games will be played and other fun, romantic activities are planned.

There will be an all-day potluck sideboard, featuring a special dessert table by the BMDL Cooks Guild. If you would like to contribute to the potluck, please contact Vrouwe Odriana vander Brugghe (Jennifer Strobel, odriana@gmail.com

This event is FREE. Yes, folks, free of charge and the NMS does not apply, so come dance to your heart's content. If you have any questions, contact the autocrat, Mebh ingen Dubhgall (Jaime Boyden) mebh_ingen_dubhgall@yahoo.com

The University of Pittsburgh Student Union is directly across Bigelow Blvd from the Cathedral of Learning.

Directions:
... from the East: Cars traveling from the east via the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-76) should take Exit 57 to I-376 West. From I-376 (the "Parkway East") take Exit 3A (Glenwood) onto Bates Street. Stay on Bates until it ends at Bouquet Street. Turn left onto Bouquet, then right at the first light onto Forbes Avenue.

... from the West: Cars traveling from the west via the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-76) should take Exit 28 and follow I-79 South to I-279 South. (You exit to the left off of I-79.) Follow 279 into Downtown Pittsburgh and take the I-376 (Monroeville) exit. Follow I-376 to Exit 3B (Oakland). Forbes Avenue then leads right into the Pitt campus.

... from the North: Take I-79 South to I-279 South. (You exit to the left off I-79.) Follow I-279 into the city, to the I-376 Monroeville Exit. Follow I-376 to Exit 3B (Oakland). Forbes Avenue then leads right into the Pitt campus.

... from the South, including Pittsburgh International Airport: Follow I-79 North to the exit for I-279 North. Take I-279 through the Fort Pitt Tunnels and across the bridge to the I-376 Monroeville Exit (first exit on the right). Follow I-376 to Exit 3B (Oakland). Forbes Avenue leads into the Pitt campus.

A tentative schedule (which needs some tweaking as of yet) is posted at http://www.angelfire.com/anime2/ynylttmw/Event_Schedule.htm

Note that this is a tentative schedule. I still have to make arrangements as to court and other details.

Hope to see you all there!

~Mebh ingen Dubhgall
mka Jaime Boyden